Senate Approves $600 Million in Funding for Local Road Projects over Next Three Years, Including $1,158,434 for Somerville

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Senate passed a three-year, $600 million investment of “Chapter 90” funding for local road and bridge repairs, continuing the legislature’s strong commitment to supporting our cities and towns.

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Notice: Public Hearing Before the Board of Aldermen ‪on Monday, April 30‬

There will be a Public Hearing before the Board of Aldermen’s Committee on Housing and Community Development on Monday, April 30, 2018, at 6:30 PM, in the Aldermanic Chambers, 2nd Floor, City Hall, 93 Highland Avenue, on the Order of Alderman Ben Ewen-Campen, Chair of the Committee, for public input on the condition of affordable housing units in the City, and whether there is an affordable housing crisis that constitutes a public emergency (Docket #205334). The public is invited to attend and be heard.

Somerville’s Engine 6 Responds to West Somerville Overdose Calling Cambridge For Hazardous Materials Assistance

This past Friday morning at 0503hrs Engine 6 responded to a residence in West Somerville for an overdose. Upon successfully reviving the victim with narcan, Engine 6 determined the presence of possible fentanyl and immediately upgraded the response.

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Public Hearing to Discuss Tree Removal Somerville Ave. Utility & Streetscape Improvements Project, ‪May 2‬

The City of Somerville Tree Warden invites all interested residents and community members to a public hearing on Wednesday, May 2, to discuss upcoming tree removal as part of the construction process for the Somerville Ave. Continue reading Public Hearing to Discuss Tree Removal Somerville Ave. Utility & Streetscape Improvements Project, ‪May 2‬

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS FRIDAY, April 13, the 103rd day of 2018 with 262 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:06 and sunset is @ 7:22. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury & Saturn. The evening stars are Neptune, Uranus & Venus.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1598 – King Henry IV of France signed the Edict of Nantes which granted political rights to French Protestant Huguenots. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer